The human hourglass: The Romanian model who has just a 20-INCH waist

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Daily Mail Reporter

Last updated at 3:13 PM on 4th February 2012

A model with a waist of just 20 inches has insisted she eats three square meals a day, including fatty foods such as crisps, pizza and kebas.

30-year-old Ioana Spangenberg measures in at 5ft 6 inches tall, weighing six stone.

The model told The Sun: ‘No one seems to believe it, but every day i eat three big meals and I snack on chocolate and crisps all the time. I just have a small stomach. It’s a bit like a gastric band, if I eat too much I feel sick’.

Hourglass: Ioana Spangenberg's waist is an incredible 20-inches

Hourglass: Ioana Spangenberg's waist is an incredible 20-inches

Hourglass figure: Ioana Spangenberg’s waist measures in at an incredible 20-inches

Mrs Spangenberg was born a a very normal weight of seven pounds, and only saw her body transform into what it is now when she was a teenager.

When she was 13 she would get friends to put their hands completely around her 15in waist.

She says she has tried to fatten up, eating sweets like Mars bars to do so, but to no avail.

‘In Romania it is better to be overweight, because that means you are from a wealthy family.’

It was only in 2006 when she met her German husband Jan, that she says she finally became comfortable in her own skin.

He encouraged her to become a model after photographs he posted of her online received a fantastic reaction.

‘I would still like to gain weight so I don’t look so shocking. And now that I live in Germany I can’t get enough pizza or kebabs.’

Ioana weighs just six stone despite eating crisps, pizza and kebabs

Ioana Spangenberg

Ioana weighs just six stone despite she says eating fatty foods such as crisps, pizza and kebabs

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Very odd !

Looks like a walking Skeleton, not nice.

A lesson to be learned!…. Firuta the Big Issue seller looks much better than the skinny model.

Only an industry as grotesquel and ugly as the fashion industry could celebrate and promote something like this.

How awful.It makes her hips look enormous.Don’t believe she eats like she says,not possible looking at the size of her.

Where does she keep her internal organs? Are they squidged into either end?

She looks malnourished, I wonder what the medical profession make of her waist, surely her internal organs must be tiny or constricted as well?

I LIKE, My woman to be more curvy,much too thin for me..


Wrong on so many levels!!

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